American entrepreneur Jeff Bezos is the founder and chief executive officer of Amazon.com and owner of 'The Washington Post.' In 2017, he became the richest person in the world with a net worth topping $90 billion. Read more about his life and wildly successful business ventures on Biography.com.
TOP 15 RICHEST PEOPLE AND BUSINESS PERSONS IN MALAWI. 1- Aniz Suleman- K135 billion....owner of Right Price, Northgate, Southgate, Glenae Poultry, Chiperoni Blankets, Glenae Feed Company, Conforzi Plantations, He owns 50% of buildings in Limbe. 2- Nyiombo - K58 billion, He owns a fertilizer company.
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani was born on 19 April 1957 to Dhirubhai Ambani and Kokilaben Ambani. He has a younger brother, Anil Ambani, and two sisters, Dipti Salgaoncar and Nina Kothari. The Ambani family lived in a modest two-bedroom apartment in Bhuleshwar, Mumbai until the 1970s.
Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing announced his retirement on Friday, at 89 years old. Li is the 23rd richest person in the world with a estimated net worth of $35.4 billion Often called "Superman," he has an incredible "rags-to-riches" story that saw him go from impoverished in southern China to building a conglomerate that spans across 50 countries and 323,000 employees.
Samuel Robson "Rob" Walton (born October 28, 1944) is an American businessman and is the eldest son of Helen Walton and Sam Walton, founder of Walmart, the world's largest retailer. He served as Chairman of Walmart from 1992 to 2015. As of March 2018, Walton had a net worth of $41.7 billion, making him the 17th richest person in the world.
Liliane Bettencou Liliane Bettencourt is a French heiress, socialite, businesswoman and philanthropist. She is one of the principal shareholders of L'Oreal and, with a fortune estimated at US$23.5 billion, is one of the wealthiest people in the world.
After a brief stint as the richest person in the world last week, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has now dropped two spots on Forbes’ real-time billionaire rankings to third place behind Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates and Spanish retail tycoon Amancio Ortega.
John Franklyn Mars was born on October 15, 1935. He is the son of Audrey Ruth (Meyer) and Forrest Mars, Sr., and grandson of Frank C. Mars, founders of the American candy company Mars, Incorporated. Mars graduated from the Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut in 1953 and Yale University.
Warren Buffett, popularly known as “Oracle of Omaha” for his uncanny investment sense, is among the richest people in the world, a financial guru, and an ardent philanthropist. The 84-year-old, self-made business magnate is the chief executive, chairman, and primary shareholder of the multinational holding conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway Inc., which is the fifth largest publicly traded company in the world.
As of May 2018, Walton had a net worth of $41.8 billion, making her the wealthiest woman in the world with Françoise Bettencourt Meyers, following as the 18th-richest person in the world. In September 2016, she was reported to own over US$11 billion in Walmart shares.
Methodology: The Bloomberg Billionaires Index is a daily ranking of the world's richest people. In calculating net worth, Bloomberg News strives to provide the most transparent calculations available, and each individual billionaire profile contains a detailed analysis of how that person's fortune is tallied. The index is a dynamic measure of personal wealth based on changes in markets, the economy and Bloomberg reporting.
In 2005, Forbes ranked Mittal as the third-richest person in the world. In 2007, Mittal was considered to be the richest Asian person in Europe. He was ranked the sixth-richest person in the world by Forbes in 2011, but dropped to 82nd place in March 2015.
Lee is one of the main sponsors of the HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity, having donated more than HK$20 million through the Lee Shau Kee Foundation. In 2007, he donated HK$500 million to the University of Hong Kong and HK$400 million to the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.